Archive for the ‘Michael Williams’ Category

Senate Bill 109 Signed into Georgia Law

SB 109ATLANTA (May 9, 2017) – On Monday, May 8, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 109 into Georgia law. Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming) sponsored SB 109 to ensure Georgia’s EMS personnel are able to perform lifesaving duties across state lines. (more…)

Sen. Michael Williams Encourages Congress to Take Action Against Senate Bill 398

ATLANTA (April 21, 2017) – Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming) is urging members of Congress to take action against the problem that the ‘water wars’ between Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama and Florida have created for metro Atlanta and Lake Lanier by voting against Senate Bill 398.

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Sen. Michael Williams Leads Passage of Cemetery Funds Bill

ATLANTA (March 1, 2017) | Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming) today led the passage of Senate Bill 147, which will allow cemeteries to request that income from a perpetual care trust fund be distributed according to unitrust distribution method provisions. This will permit cemeteries and cemetery companies to use up to four percent of the net fair market value of the trustees perpetual care trust funds for maintenance of cemetery grounds. (more…)

Senator Ed Harbison Hosts International Military Students at the State Capitol

ed harbisonATLANTA (January 17, 2017) | Sen. Ed Harbison (D – Columbus) hosted a group of students from the International Military Student Office (IMSO), located in Ft. Benning, Georgia, on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. He was joined by Sen. Matt Brass (R – Newnan), Sen. Gail Davenport (D – Jonesboro) and Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming). (more…)

Sen. Michael Williams to Serve as Chairman on Appropriations Sub-Committee

ATLANTA (January 13, 2017) | Sen. Michael Williams (R – Cumming) was appointed to serve as the chairman for the Senate Appropriations Sub-Committee on Fiscal Management and General Government on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. (more…)